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Article Topic: Hospice Care

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Family members who provide hospice care to a loved one at home can experience emotions and encounters that range from immensely satisfying to intensely scary. When a hospice...

INSIDE ADVISOR: Before We Even Knew What It Was…

Before AIDS was an officially recognized disease, before HIV was identified as the virus that caused it, and before any healthcare professional understood how HIV/AIDS spread...

INSIDE ADVSIOR: VITAS’ Best Friend: Paw Pals® Know Just How to Visit a Hospice Patient

Seniors who are pet owners enjoy less isolation and loneliness are typically more active, weigh less and visit doctors less frequently than non-owners. Pet ownership has also...

INSIDE ADVISOR: A Day Without Dad: Coping with Loss on Father’s Day

A Day Without Dad: Coping with Loss on Father’s Day Father’s Day is a time to celebrate and recognize our dads and father figures, however, it can be an emotionally painful...

INSIDE ADVISOR: Seeking Volunteers Both Strong and Tender

VITAS Volunteer Manager Jacqueline Rivera is looking for a few good seniors to be hospice volunteers. Don’t read anything into that, because millennials and military...

What Does a Hospice Social Worker Do?

Emotional and psychosocial supportelements are the specialty of VITAS social workers. When someone you love is referred to VITAS Healthcare for care near the end of life, that...

INSIDE ADVISOR: What to Expect When Your Loved One is at Home

A primary concern for most people faced with terminal illness is whether they’ll be able to die at the place they call “home.” Hospice care helps eliminate that worry, and...

INSIDE ADVISOR: New Year, New Chance to Plan

Hospice Can Help   Here’s a New Year’s resolution that puts you in control and takes a huge responsibility off your loved ones’ shoulders: Talk to your family about...

INSIDE ADVISOR: Give Yourself the Gift of Kindness

The best way to cope with a difficult holiday season is to plan ahead, get support from others and take it easy. As if the loss of a loved one weren’t enough to bear, grieving during...

INSIDE ADVISOR: Hospice is Not a Bad Word

Hospice is Not a Bad Word For most people, hospice is a scary concept. It is where sick people go to die without care. It is equated with hopelessness. Every Day is Veterans Day But...
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